Looking for a job for over the summer and beyond?



We are currently looking for some enthusiastic and hard working folk to work in our Seafood Deli, these positions really suit students as they are for school holiday and weekend cover – read on if you are interested, details of how to apply are at the bottom!



Latimers Seafood is a successful and award winning fishmonger and cafe business, with a 5 star food hygiene rating. We are situated right on the beach at Whitburn, in South Tyneside.

We’re looking for some talented, enthusiastic people with an avid interest in food.  We expect all of our staff to be hardworking, committed, enthusiastic, professional and have great time-keeping skills. Along with food, customer service is our passion and we strive to provide a super experience for each and every customer we meet.

For this position we want outgoing people with an enthusiasm for food. It’s a really important role within the company – we take a lot of time and care sourcing and preparing excellent quality produce and you will be our point of contact with our customers, so you must be confident talking to people about this.

  • Must be able to work at weekends
  • You will be responsible for providing excellent customer service
  • There will be seafood preparation involved but we can teach you what you need to know
  • Also will be responsible for maintaining high levels of food safety

Reality Check

These jobs do involve working at the weekend and on bank holidays!

We are open on all bank holidays except Christmas, Boxing and New Year’s Day

Benefits include:

Fantastic atmosphere and working environment
Working for a local family business, which supports our local economy
Full training, including food hygiene, health and safety as standard
Pension scheme
Lunch provided at weekends
Free parking
Opportunity to join our coastal rowing team and row our St Ayles Skiff “Latimers Ledja” in competitions all over the country!

To Apply

Download and complete our application form to return by email:  Latimers Job Application form (Computer completion)

Download Application form as a PDF and return by hand / post: Job Application Form 

Or collect one from our shop

Return Application Forms:

Mrs Ailsa Latimer
Re: Jobs
Latimers Seafood Ltd
Shell Hill
Bents Road
Tyne and Wear

Many thanks for your interest in working with us, due to high numbers of applications we will only be in contact with candidates we wish to interview.

Good Luck & Best Fishes!